IGL2018 will bring together 250 senior policymakers, practitioners and researchers from over 30 countries to explore future innovation and entrepreneurship policies.
- Learn about the next generation of innovation and entrepreneurship policies.
- Engage in wide-ranging discussions on crucial policy challenges including automation, inclusive economic growth, directing public innovation funding, and smart regulation to support innovation.
- Improve their organisation’s capability to design policies that deliver measurable impact, using different tools such as randomised controlled trials and big data.
- Meet a global community of peers to learn from and share experiences with.
The first day, Tuesday 12 June, will host the IGL Research Meeting - an an academic meeting with presentations of design-stage, ongoing and completed randomised controlled trials. The conference's main day, on Wednesday 13 June, will bring together all participants in a series of plenary and interactive parallel sessions. The final day, on Thursday 14 June, will be the IGL Policy & Practice Learning Lab – a practical day of workshops tailored specifically to policy-makers and practitioners working in this space.